Barbican Cinema 1

Barbican Cinema 1

Art, politics and culture

Explore the points where art, politics and contemporary culture intersect in Stalin’s Piano(*), as music duets with and plays off speeches by famous politicians, artists and personalities, from Jackson Pollock to Donald Trump. Gain a new perspective of Baroque song, reimagined as 21st-century singer-songwriter arrangements. And budding young film composers can learn the ropes of making music for the movies with film composer Laura Rossi at Family Film Club.

Saturday
11am–12.15pm: Family Film Club: Making Movie Music with Laura Rossi
3.30–4.30pm: Stalin’s Piano with Sonia Lifschitz

Sunday
1–2pm: Stalin’s Piano with Sonia Lifschitz
2.45–3.25pm: Nora Fischer + Marnix Dorrestein: HUSH
4–5pm: Stalin’s Piano with Sonia Lifschitz